Canon Medical Systems Corporation acquires Fysicon B.V.
Fysicon announced on March 7 that it has been acquired by Canon Medical Systems Corporation.
Linda Elberse, CEO of Fysicon: "Being part of a major player as Canon Medical Systems Corporation gives us the opportunity to cover all parts of the world with our innovative systems. Now Canon Medical has completed the image by adding Fysicon’s new developed hemodynamic monitoring system “QMAPP”, the sophisticated device management system “DataLinQ” and the cloud based image distribution software “EVOCS" and last but not least Fysicon's knowledge of connectivity and workflow management. Canon Medical is a strong brand name and a leading supplier, that will help us take the next steps into strengthening and growing our footprint in the global market. Furthermore we will keep developing new technologies and exploring new areas in the medical field together with our new parent company. We are very proud to have joined forces!”
Toshio Takiguchi, President of Canon Medical Systems, said: “We are really pleased that we can provide new clinical value to patients and medical professionals by combining Fysicon’s advanced technologies with our systems.“
Fysicon was founded in 1996 and employs approximately 40 employees. The company is headquartered in the Netherlands (Oss) and has a subsidiary in the UK. Hospitals around the world are using Fysicon’s hardware and software to streamline cardiac workflows and manage their data exchange.
Fysicon designs, develops and produces innovative medical technologies in the areas of structural heart disease and medical imaging for hospitals, research institutes and industry. Both hardware as well as software are developed and produced in-house, to guarantee the highest level of quality. Fysicon challenges healthcare by developing innovative, intuitive and high quality medical solutions for healthcare professionals empowering them to treat patients faster, better and more cost effective.
About Canon Medical Sytems Corporation
Canon Medical offers a full range of diagnostic medical imaging solutions including Ultrasound, CT, X-Ray, and MR, across the globe. On January 4, 2018, Toshiba Medical changed its company name to Canon Medical Systems Corporation. In line with our continued Made for Life philosophy, patients are at the heart of everything we do. Our mission is to provide medical professionals with solutions that support their efforts in contributing to the health and wellbeing of patients worldwide so that together our industry-leading solutions deliver an enriched quality of life.